Dealing with finance information and systems in your work but you have little or no finance training, the Department of Business Studies has a short course meant for you. The course will run for 1 Month and starts on 7th October 2023.Learn More
Ankole Western University hosts a team of professors from Thailand, Rajamangala University of Technology, Faculty of Home Economics Technology on 5th September 2023. The team led by Hon. Dickson Kateshumbwa, area MP Sheema Municipality discussed partnership and collaboration in the fields of academics, innovation, and technology.
The Archbishop of Church of Uganda Visits ANKOLE WESTERN UNIVERSITY during his Pastoral Visit to WEST ANKOLE DIOCESE on Saturday, 17th June 2023.
National Council for Higher Education (NCHE) Technical Team including Eng. Sixtus Turyamuhebwa, Mr. Emmanuel Ssetuba, Dr. Amina Nakimuli, and Team Leader Mrs. Asiimwe Mary Innocent Tumwesige and AWU Officials pose in a group photo after a presentation and guided session on the Application of Grant of a Charter at the Resource Center on Thursday, 12th January 2023.Learn More
AWU hosts the Sheema United University Students Association (SUUSA) convention again. The convention held on Thursday, 29th December 2022 was attended by the following distinguished persons; Prof. Maud Kamatenesi Mugisha, Patrick Mutabwire, and Kateshumbwa Dicksons Personal Assistant- Katwiromunda Stephen.Learn More
Ankole Western University ranked #20 in Uganda, #582 in Africa, and #11238 in the World according to EduRank. EduRank ranked 46 best universities in Uganda based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact.Learn More
Dear Fresh and Continuing Students, be informed that the University has increased Tuition Fees due to the skyrocketing cost of living in the Country. This was resolved during the University Council Virtual Meeting held on 6th December 2022.Learn More
The Guest of Honor-Hon. Annet Katusiime Mugisha together with his husband Dr. Eng. Silver Mugisha pose in a group photo after AWU Chancellor-Rt. Rev. Johnson Twinomujuni conferring Degrees, Diplomas and Certificates to a total of 274 Graduands on 8th December 2022.Learn More
Staff and Students join in Thanksgiving Service to celebrate the UBTEB’s (Uganda Business and Technical Examinations Board) July-August 2022 Examinations Wonderful Results.Learn More
The Education Week began on 2nd November 2022 with a Match-Past Kabwohe Town led by the Dean Faculty of Education-Mr. Mugisha Wilson Nsigwire. The participants in this activity were Academic Staff, Students, and Supporting Staff.Learn More
Third Millennium Ministries and Redeemer Church Commissioning Theological Education at Ankole Western University. Most pastors in the world have no theological education and no way to obtain one. Thirdmill is working to meet this global need by creating and distributing a high-quality, multimedia seminary curriculum in the major languages of the world.Learn More
A total of 15 Organizations participated in Sheema Football Corporate Tournament. The tournament that took place in Sheema Stadium on Sunday, 25th September, 2022 was meant to promote the spirit of togetherness among the people of Sheema.Learn More
The Ankole Western Institute of Science & Technology and Kyambogo University (KYU-AWIST) partnership awards a total of 237 Diplomas to DEP and DES students under the Faculty of Education (124 females and 113 males).Learn More
The Agribusiness Development Centre (ADC), an organization that exists to support Farmer Based Organizations (FBO) and Small-Medium Enterprises (SMEs) signs MoU with AWU.Learn More
Ankole Western University (AWU) is situated on Kabwohe Hill, 32km along Mbarara-Fort Portal Road, Kabwohe Division (Sheema Municipality), Sheema District of Greater Bushenyi in the South Western region of Uganda. The genesis of this University can be traced as far back as the 1980's when the first Bishop of West Ankole Diocese, Rt. Rev. Yoramu K. Bamunoba together with other stakeholders of the area like the Late Wilson Kansiime Ruhanga started seven secondary schools in anticipation that they would serve as a good foundation for Tertiary Institutions and later a university. Ankole Western University transited from Ankole Western Institute of Science and Technology (AWIST), founded in 2005 and licensed by the National Council for Higher Education (Uganda) in June 2008. Ankole Western University was granted a Provisional License in July 2017 by National Council for Higher Education (Uganda).View Courses
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